Peter Kolarcik

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine
Country: Slovakia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The mediating effect of discrimination, social support and hopelessness on self-rated health of Roma adolescents in Slovakia
    Peter Kolarcik
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, Faculty of Medicine, P J Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11, Kosice, Slovakia
    Int J Equity Health 14:137. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Delinquent and Aggressive Behavior and Social Desirability Among Roma and Non-Roma Adolescents in Slovakia: A Cross-Sectional Study
    Peter Kolarcik
    Pavol Jozef Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Interpers Violence 31:677-93. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Social support, hopelessness and life satisfaction among Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia
    P Kolarcik
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, P J Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
    Int J Public Health 57:905-13. 2012
  4. doi request reprint To what extent does socioeconomic status explain differences in health between Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia?
    Peter Kolarcik
    Kosice Institute for Society and Health, P J Safarik University, Moyzesova 16, 040 01 Kosice, Slovakia
    Soc Sci Med 68:1279-84. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of health-endangering behaviour among Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia by gender
    P Kolarcik
    Kosice Institute for Society and Health, PJ Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:1043-8. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Gender differences in the relationship between religiosity and health-related behaviour among adolescents
    Lukas Pitel
    Department of Health Psychology, Medical Faculty, Public Health Institute, PJ Safarik University, Kosice, Trieda SNP, 040 01 Kosice, Slovakia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1122-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Does the influence of peers and parents on adolescents' drunkenness differ between Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia?
    Daniela Bobakova
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, PJ Safarik University, Kosice, Slovak Republic
    Ethn Health 17:531-41. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The mediating effect of daily nervousness and irritability on the relationship between soft drink consumption and aggressive behaviour among adolescents
    Jana Holubcikova
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health Psychology, P J Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11, Kosice, Slovakia
    Int J Public Health 60:699-706. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Is subjective perception of negative body image among adolescents associated with bullying?
    Jana Holubcikova
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, Medical Faculty, P J Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11, Kosice, Slovakia
    Eur J Pediatr 174:1035-41. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Are barriers in accessing health services in the Roma population associated with worse health status among Roma?
    Pavol Jarcuska
    Department of Infectology and Travel Medicine, Medical Faculty, PJ Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 01, Kosice, Slovak Republic
    Int J Public Health 58:427-34. 2013

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint The mediating effect of discrimination, social support and hopelessness on self-rated health of Roma adolescents in Slovakia
    Peter Kolarcik
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, Faculty of Medicine, P J Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11, Kosice, Slovakia
    Int J Equity Health 14:137. 2015
    ..The aim of this paper is to investigate whether discrimination, hopelessness and social support mediate differences in self-rated health (SRH) between Roma and non-Roma adolescents...
  2. doi request reprint Delinquent and Aggressive Behavior and Social Desirability Among Roma and Non-Roma Adolescents in Slovakia: A Cross-Sectional Study
    Peter Kolarcik
    Pavol Jozef Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
    J Interpers Violence 31:677-93. 2016
    ..Our findings indicate that Roma are not that much different from non-Roma, in terms of antisocial behavior, which contradicts the general perception of Roma. Our findings should be confirmed in other settings. ..
  3. doi request reprint Social support, hopelessness and life satisfaction among Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia
    P Kolarcik
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, P J Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
    Int J Public Health 57:905-13. 2012
    ..Our aim was to compare social support, life satisfaction and hopelessness of Slovak Roma and non-Roma adolescents and to assess the impact of parental education and social desirability on these differences...
  4. doi request reprint To what extent does socioeconomic status explain differences in health between Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia?
    Peter Kolarcik
    Kosice Institute for Society and Health, P J Safarik University, Moyzesova 16, 040 01 Kosice, Slovakia
    Soc Sci Med 68:1279-84. 2009
    ..Socioeconomic status decreased the association of ethnicity with health outcomes. Adjustment for social desirability had a significant effect on the differences for all outcomes, except for accidents and injuries during the past year...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of health-endangering behaviour among Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia by gender
    P Kolarcik
    Kosice Institute for Society and Health, PJ Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:1043-8. 2010
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  6. doi request reprint Gender differences in the relationship between religiosity and health-related behaviour among adolescents
    Lukas Pitel
    Department of Health Psychology, Medical Faculty, Public Health Institute, PJ Safarik University, Kosice, Trieda SNP, 040 01 Kosice, Slovakia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1122-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between a wide range of adolescent health-related behaviours and religiosity as well as gender differences in these associations...
  7. doi request reprint Does the influence of peers and parents on adolescents' drunkenness differ between Roma and non-Roma adolescents in Slovakia?
    Daniela Bobakova
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, PJ Safarik University, Kosice, Slovak Republic
    Ethn Health 17:531-41. 2012
    ..Roma adolescents have been shown to use less alcohol than non-Roma adolescents. This could be due to the protective influences of peers and parents...
  8. doi request reprint The mediating effect of daily nervousness and irritability on the relationship between soft drink consumption and aggressive behaviour among adolescents
    Jana Holubcikova
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health Psychology, P J Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11, Kosice, Slovakia
    Int J Public Health 60:699-706. 2015
    ..This study investigated whether soft drink consumption is related to fighting and bullying behaviour among school-aged children and whether nervousness and irritation mediated this relationship...
  9. doi request reprint Is subjective perception of negative body image among adolescents associated with bullying?
    Jana Holubcikova
    Graduate School Kosice Institute for Society and Health, Medical Faculty, P J Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 11, Kosice, Slovakia
    Eur J Pediatr 174:1035-41. 2015
    ..Adolescents dissatisfied with their bodies because due to feeling overweight were more likely to become passive or reactive victims. Self-reported thinness was found to be significantly associated with bully-victims only in boys...
  10. doi request reprint Are barriers in accessing health services in the Roma population associated with worse health status among Roma?
    Pavol Jarcuska
    Department of Infectology and Travel Medicine, Medical Faculty, PJ Safarik University, Trieda SNP 1, 040 01, Kosice, Slovak Republic
    Int J Public Health 58:427-34. 2013
    ..Furthermore, we aimed to assess the association between self-rated health status and Roma ethnicity and explore to what degree barriers in accessing health services explain this association...